Air pollution contributes to 7 million annual premature deaths, the rough equivalent of the population of Hong Kong. This alarming statistic has inspired many people to take action. By monitoring air quality in human settlements, researchers and citizen scientists have developed plans to help protect people against the worst effects of pollution. Problems With Air Quality … [Read more...] about Why We Need AI for Air Quality
New solutions powered by the internet of things (IoT) offer massive potential for data collection. With the right sensors, businesses can gather new types of real-time information on business processes, machines, and other equipment. The technology can be especially valuable in remote areas where maintaining wired sensors may not be practical. However, powering these devices … [Read more...] about How Can We Use Ambient Energy to Power IoT Sensors?
The United States population is aging. In fact, by 2030, the U.S. Census estimates that 20% of the U.S. population will be over the age of 65, that's over 70 million people. We also know that over 75% of older adults, would prefer to remain in their homes, according to a 2018 AARP survey. The need and demand for a new approach to care for the health needs of seniors is … [Read more...] about Broadband Enabled Health Technologies for Aging in Place
We have reached the end of 2019 and just like in previous years, I am looking ahead to see what organisations can expect next year. 2019 was the year of truth, with many enterprises developing blockchain proof of concepts, Google confirming a quantum supremacy breakthrough and more data breaches with the latest breach containing 1.2 billion records. Now for the 8th year in a … [Read more...] about The Top Seven Technology Trends for 2020
The progress is constantly speeding up and the future is at our door Š ” Šit is something that everyone keeps repeating even not thinking much of this future. But if you start thinking, you find evidence to this in every tool, in every method and technique present in all spheres of life. We are only beginning to get used to the Internet of Things and the … [Read more...] about The Tactile Internet? ?a New IoT?